The Goodyear Tyre and Rubber Co. have announced that Toyota has chosen its Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure tyres exclusively for the new 2016 Toyota Tacoma TRD Off-Road mid-size pickup.
The Goodyear Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure with Kevlar tyres incorporates various pioneering technologies like Goodyear’s Durawall Technology, which helps mitigate sidewall damage and punctures. The tyres open tread pattern offers an all-round performance while off-roading providing optimum traction in wet and muddy conditions.
The tyre also features a specialized tread compound with biting edges aiding to grip the road in difficult conditions like snow and rain. Additional strength and durability is provided by a layer of DuPont Kevlar.
The third generation Toyota Tacoma has been extensively revised with an all-new powertrain and an enhanced suspension. Toyota claims the new Tacoma has been designed to meet the needs of consumers with the capability to tame difficult surfaces, both on smooth tarmac and off-road. The 2016 Toyota Tacoma TRD Off-Road will feature Goodyear Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure with Kevlar tyres in P265/70R16 size.
The 2016 Toyota Tacoma TRD Off-Road features a Automatic Limited Slip Differential and 4WDemand part-time four-wheel drive with an electronically controlled transfer case. It also features optimized off-road Bilstein shock absorbers and a Multi-Terrain Select system.